Salma Shazia Fathima
Proficiency: Veg and Non-Veg
Articulate and confident, 34 year old Shazia is a home maker and actively involved in her husband’s business. He runs schools in Bangalore and she manages the administration, and also provides education for under privileged kids.
Passionate about food, cooking for her is a peaceful experience and that’s why she really enjoys it. Since she got married at the age of 18, she has beencooking and has learnt most of it from her mother-in-law. Shazia hasn’t hadany training but read books, and watched cookery shows to develop her culinaryskills. “I love cooking so much that I even dream about recipes,” she grins. She is a confident woman, who knows what she wants and makes no compromises onher way to achieve her dream. A progressive, talented Muslim woman, Shazia hasthe support of her entire family for being on MasterChef. “With the backgroundthat I come from, it is a big deal to be on a TV show and I have to say myfamily has been with me 100% which is why I am here today.”
According to her she performs well under pressure. She claims to smile through all situations. She intends to teach cooking to under-privileged women in rural Karnataka.